Programs at The Commons


Access feedback and insights from expert mentors with peers at similar stages of business.

What to Expect

Champions groups meet monthly for 4 mentor-led sessions focused on meeting specific business challenges. Groups are limited to 8 participants and form every 1-2 months based on interest and stage of business.


Month 1:

Mastering Mentorship Relationships & Local Resources

Month 4:

Meeting the Challenges of Growth & Scale

Month 2:

Advancing Marketing & Branding Goals

Month 3:

Building Sales & Business Development Confidence

Meet a Few of Our Mentors

Marketing & Branding

Olivia Omega Wallace

Growth & Scale

Jessica Fialkovich


Patty Nisbet | Gotta Move Fitness Founder

I joined the Champions program to gain new ideas on how to grow my business but learned so much more. I highly recommend this program to fellow entrepreneurs.


Paul Kolhoff | Gardenhouse Software Founder

The Commons on Champa is my go-to for easy access to knowledge and insight for business, technology, product marketing, and anything else that relates to running a startup. This community has given me friends, peers, mentors and mentees. The Struggle is real, but The Commons and opportunities like Champions has been key to overcoming and succeeding.

Program Cost

Four Sessions: $80
Fee assistance available based on financial need. Apply for assistance.

Program Dates

Start dates vary based on demand. Groups of similarly-staged businesses form every 2-3 months.

Start Your Application

The application is always open.

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A digital community sharing local insights and resources.

Get Involved in Champions


Make your mark as Champions Peer Leader.


Qualified volunteer mentors lead
2-3 Champions sessions a year.


Demonstrate your commitment to Denver’s entrepreneur community.

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1245 Champa Street
Denver, CO 80204

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The Commons on Champa is a 501(c)3 Managed & Operated by the Downtown Denver Partnership.